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DO NOT go toBrightPublic Health
DO NOT go to school at Boise State, it's the worst college choice. They will nickel and dime you for EVERYTHING. I would give them three thumbs down.
1st Year Female -- Class 2016
Surrounding City: A-, Education Quality: F
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Simply put, don't expect to get good adviceNot so brightEngineering Department
Simply put, don't expect to get good advice from your academic advisors. I know of several people who thought they were going to graduate only to find out 1/2 way through their final semester they need to take another class. The system used to determine if you need additional classes for graduation is cryptic and difficult to work through.

The chair of my college wouldn't respond to my questions when my advisor couldn't figure out what classes I needed to take and I didn't hear from the registrars office until it was too late to add a class. I have friends in other majors that have run across the same arrogant attitude. These chairs are nothing but a bunch of paper pushers that act as if they are doing the student a favor by talking to the student.

Cheating is rampant and the college does little to nothing to stop it. I guess it is a good thing if you think cheating is ok.

In many of my classes the professors rant about their views instead of having a discussion about all view points. The school does nothing to stop this type of behavior and continues to employ professors that can't teach. If you are considering BSU you should consider a university where they care about their students success.

4th Year Male -- Class 2010
Surrounding City: A+, Education Quality: F
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I was a first year art student at BSU.Quite BrightArt & Design Department
I was a first year art student at BSU. With Idaho's lack of universities, I wish I could have gone somewhere else. However, it was either Boise or Moscow, and Moscow is a joke. I would say that BSU is an example of the failure of our modern school system. It was like going to high school all over again.

Please, if you can avoid it, DO NOT GO TO THIS SCHOOL.
At first I thought it was just me, but then I realized that it was everyone else as well. The students are dispirited, depressed, and are beyond apathetic about their grades. "'C's' get degrees" was the motto of a 5th year student I roomed with on campus who had fallen by the wayside like a full 1/2 of the BSU community.

Not only that, but the art department is a waste of time. I found myself making COLOR WHEELS in one class. Color wheels!Don't let yourself be fooled by whatever example the campus itself sets up for you. Yes, it's nice but if you want a quality education, look elsewhere.

1st Year Female -- Class 2010
Campus Maintenance: A, Education Quality: F
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